Wednesday, December 16, 2015
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced yesterday that seven (7) films remain in competition for the category.
On Saturday, January 9, 2016, all members of the Academy's Makeup Artists and Hairstylists Branch will be invited to view 10-minute excerpts from each of the seven shortlisted films. Following the screenings, members will vote to nominate three (3) films for final Oscar consideration.
These are the seven films:
Mad Max: Fury Road
The 100-Year-Old Man Who Climbed out the Window and Disappeared
The 88th Academy Awards nominations will be announced live on Thursday, January 14, 2016, at 5:30 a.m. PT at the Academy's Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills.